SMSI 2023 Conference Program

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Thursday, 11 May 2023

08:50 - 09:00 Greeting

Room London


09:00 - 09:45 Plenary Talk 6

Room London
Chair Michael Heizmann, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Karlsruhe (Germany)

09:00 Perspectives on AI-driven systems for multiple sensor data fusion

Wolfgang Koch, Fraunhofer Institute for Communication, Information Processing and Ergonomics, Wachtberg (Germany)

09:45 - 10:30 Plenary Talk 7

Room London
Chair Ulrich Schmid, Technische Universität Wien, Vienna (Austria)

09:45 Nanoscale AFM Measurement Technology

Georg E. Fantner, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne (Switzerland)

10:30 - 10:45 Best Paper Award

Room London
Chair Ulrich Schmid, Technische Universität Wien, Vienna (Austria)



10:45 - 11:15 Break



11:15 - 12:45 A5 - Hydrogen Sensing

Room London
Chair Jens Zosel, Kurt-Schwabe-Institut für Mess- und Sensortechnik Meinsberg e. V., Waldheim (Germany)

11:15 A5.1 - Measurement of Dissolved Hydrogen in Biogas Fermentation Media

J. Zosel, R. Marín, Kurt-Schwabe-Institut für Mess- und Sensortechnik Meinsberg e. V., Waldheim (Germany), E. Janesch, P. Neubauer, S. Junne, Technical University of Berlin (Germany), M. Mertig, Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden (Germany)

11:35 A5.2 - Hydrogen Sensors for Energy Applications

J. Stetter, M. Findlay, B. Meulendyk, V. Patel, E. Stetter, KWJ Engineering, Inc., Newark (USA), D. Peaslee, T. Russ, SPEC Sensors LLC, Newark (USA)

11:55 A5.3 - Differential Thermal Conductivity Hydrogen Sensor

S. Emperhoff, F. Brandl, M. Eberl, J. Perez Barraza, Infineon Technologies AG, Regensburg (Germany), J. Wöllenstein, University of Freiburg, Freiburg (Germany)

12:15 A5.4 - Rapid Characterisation of Mixtures of Hydrogen and Natural Gas by Means of Ultrasonic Time-Delay Estimation

J. Monsalve, J. Amelung, B. Betz, S. Koch, C. Ruffert, U. Völz, Fraunhofer IPMS, Dresden (Germany), M. Wiersig, DBI Freiberg, Freiberg (Germany)

11:15 - 12:45 B5 - IV-VI - Infrared Photodetectors - Technology & Applications

Room Dublin
Chair Johannes Kunsch, Laser Components Germany GmbH, Olching (Germany)

11:15 B5.1 - PbSe Photoconductors: Understanding Behavior and Concept for Upgrade Towards DC Stability

D. Babic, S. Baliga, W. Pigg, J. Roman, Laser Components Detector Group, Chandler (USA), J. Kunsch, Laser Components Germany GmbH, Olching (Germany), R. Mühlenbein, Grafschaft (Germany)

11:45 B5.2 - PbS Detectors for Portable Near-Infrared Spectroscopy

W. Hermes, M. Hanke, D. Kaelblein, R. Lovrincic, trinamiX GmbH, Ludwigshafen (Germany)

12:05 B5.3 - Augmented Vision Enabled by Imagers Based on PbS Quantum Dots

P. Malinowski, V. Pejovic, J. Bentell, N. Chandrasekaran, N. Papadopoulos, L. Moreno Hagelsieb, D. Cheyns, P. Heremans, J. Kim, I. Lieberman, M. Lim, T. Verschooten, S. Thijs, imec, Leuven (Belgium)

12:25 B5.4 - PbS-based Detector for Industrial Fire Prevention - a Hidden Champion

M. Mehlhorn, M. Haas, N. Vespermann, Fagus-GreCon Greten GmbH & Co. KG, Alfeld (Germany)

11:15 - 12:45 C5 - Modern developments in measurement and sensor technology with application focus

Room Amsterdam
Chair Matthias Bartholmai, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Berlin (Germany)

11:15 C5.1 - How to design a modular platform for environmental sensing

N. Winkler, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung -prüfung, Berlin (Germany)

11:45 C5.2 - From thermographic in-situ monitoring to porosity detection – a deep learning framework for quality control in laser powder bed fusion

S. Oster, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung -prüfung, Berlin (Germany)

12:05 C5.3 - Passive smart dust: a versatile low-cost sensor platform

T. Nerger, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung -prüfung, Berlin (Germany)

12:25 C5.4 - Flexible magnetic sensors enabling novel measuring capabilities

M. Melzer, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung -prüfung, Berlin (Germany)

11:15 - 12:45 D5 - Metrology of compound semiconductors for manufacturing power electronics

Room Zürich
Chair Sebastian Wood, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (United Kingdom)

11:15 Introduction - Compressed Sensing Spectral Photoluminescence Imaging of Wide Bandgap Semiconductor Materials for Power Electronics Applications

S. Wood, J. Blakesley, G. Koutsourakis, A. Thompson, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (United Kingdom)

11:25 D5.1 - Compressed nano-FTIR Hyperspectral Imaging for Characterizing Defects in Semiconductors

B. Kästner, C. Elster, A. Hoehl, M. Marschall, D. Siebenkotten, G. Wübbeler, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Berlin (Germany), E. Rühl, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin (Germany), S. Wood, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (United Kingdom)

11:45 D5.2 - Optical and Tactile Measurements on SiC Sample Defects

J. Grundmann, B. Bodermann, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany), E. Ermilova, A. Hertwig, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung, Berlin (Germany), P. Klapetek, Cesky Meteorologicky Institut, Brno (Czechia),

12:05 D5.3 - Electrical Characterization of the SiO2/4H-SiC Interface

C. Nanjappan, G. Pfusterschmied, U. Schmid, Technische Universität Wien, Vienna (Austria)

12:25 D5.4 - Compressed Sensing Time Resolved Photoluminescence Imaging for Semiconductor Characterisation

A. Baltusis, G. Koutsourakis, S. Wood, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (United Kingdom), S. Sweeney, University of Surrey, Guildford (United Kingdom)

11:15 - 12:35 E5 - Integrated Temperature Sensing

Room Madrid
Chair Nikolai Klimov, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg (USA)

11:15 E5.1 - The Power of Temperature Sensors in EV Charging Applications

C. Nick, M. Bleifuss, T. Holz, Heraeus Nexensos, Kleinostheim (Germany)

11:35 E5.2 - Integration of a High-Precision 3D Sensor into a 3D Thermography System

M. Mendez Bohorquez, A. Kroll, R. Schmoll, S. Schramm, University of Kassel, Kassel (Germany)

11:55 E5.3 - Suitability of ECT for Non-invasive Temperature Monitoring in Fixed-bed Reactors

M. Weiss, G. Fischerauer, A. Jess, University of Bayreuth, Bayreuth (Germany)

12:15 E5.4 - Material-integrated Temperature Sensors for Wireless Monitoring of Infusion and Curing in Composite Production

L. Betram, M. Brink, BIBA - Bremer Institut für Produktion und Logistik, Bremen (Germany), W. Lang, University of Bremen, Bremen (Germany)

12:45 - 13:45 Break



13:45 - 15:15 A6 - Quantum Magnetometry and its Applications

Room London
Chair Peter Koss, Fraunhofer IPM, Freiburg (Germany)

13:45 Introduction - What is quantum magnetometry?

P. Koss, Fraunhofer IPM, Freiburg (Germany)

13:55 A6.1 - Magnetic Flow Metering with Optically Pumped Magnetometers (OPM)

L. Schmieder, P. Koss, F. Kühnemann, Fraunhofer IPM, Freiburg (Germany)

14:15 A6.2 - Quantum magnetometry as an enabling technology in the New Space domain

S. Busch, Fraunhofer EMI, Freiburg (Germany), P. Koss, Fraunhofer IPM, Freiburg (Germany), M. Rother, M. Korte, Helmholz-Zentrum, Potsdam (Germany)

14:35 A6.3 - Quantum magnetometry for material testing

K. Thiemann, A. Blug, A. Bertz, Fraunhofer Institute for Physical Measurement Technologies, Freiburg (Germany)

14:55 A6.4 - Diamond-Based Magnetic Widefield-Microscopy of Domain Patterns in Electric Steel

S. Philipp, M. Feuerhelm, A. Durmaz, T. Straub, Fraunhofer IWM, Freiburg (Germany), N. Mathes, X. Vidal, Fraunhofer IAF, Freiburg (Germany), S. Deldar, I. Soldatov, R. Schäfer, IFW Dresden, Dresden (Germany)

13:45 - 15:15 B6 - Kibble and Planck balances I

Room Amsterdam
Chair Thomas Fröhlich, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

13:45 B6.1 - A Kibble balance as part of a quantum measurement in-stitute in one room at NIST

L. Keck, D. Haddad, D. Newell, S. Schlamminger, F. Seifert, NIST, Gaithersburg (USA), R. Theska, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

14:15 B6.2 - Fiber-Interferometric Sensor for Velocity Measurement in the Planck-Balance

V. Shmagun, T. Fröhlich, T. Kissinger, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

14:35 B6.3 - Actuator design considerations for the Planck-Balance

N. Rogge, T. Fröhlich, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

14:55 B6.4 - A vertically positionable permanent magnet system for the Planck-Balance

J. Konrad, J. Kloß, C. Rothleitner, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany), T. Fröhlich, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

13:45 - 15:15 C6 - Simulation

Room Zürich
Chair Stefan J. Rupitsch, University of Freiburg, Freiburg (Germany)

13:45 C6.1 - Fluid-Structure Interaction of MEMS Resonators

D. Platz, A. Gesing, U. Schmid, Technische Universität Wien, Vienna (Austria)

14:15 C6.2 - Optimised FEM Simulation of Automated Acoustic Non-Destructive Testing of Spot Welds

P. Sachs, A. Bergmann, R. Klambauer, Graz University of Technology, Graz (Austria), T. Hötzer, W. Rohringer, S. Wunderl, XARION Laser Acoustics GmbH, Wien (Austria)

14:35 C6.3 - Theoretical Model and Simulation of a 3D Printed Multi-Material Vibration Harvester

P. Gawron, Hochschule Offenburg, Offenburg (Germany)

14:55 C6.4 - Simulation of Damping Effects in Irregularly Perforated MEMS Devices by Physical Compact Modeling

F. Michael, G. Schrag, Technical University of Munich, München (Germany)

13:45 - 15:15 D6 - Nanomeasurements and Nanofabrication

Room Dublin
Chair Thomas Kissinger, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

13:45 D6.1 - Measuring sub nanoradian angles

A. Yacoot, National Physical Laboratory, Teddington (United Kingdom), S. Alcock, R. Ince, H. Patel, Diamond Light Source, Didcot (United Kingdom)

14:15 D6.2 - Multiplexing interferometers to provide novel capabilities for nanometrology

T. Kissinger, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

14:35 D6.3 - Recent progress on AFM te chniques for traceable 3D nanometrology at PTB

G. Dai, J. Thiesler, J. Degenhardt, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany) R. Tutsch, Technical University of Braunschweig, Braunschweig (Germany)

14:55 D6.4 - Current advances in 3D tip- and laserbased nanofabrication in extended working areas

I. Ortlepp, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

13:45 - 15:05 E6 - Sensor Interface Electronics

Room Madrid
Chair Andre Schaefer, Hottinger Brüel & Kjaer GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)

13:45 E6.1 - Hierarchical Digital Offset Voltage Trimming of Fully-Differential Amplifiers in Self-X Sensor Electronics

S. Alraho, A. König, Q. Zaman, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern (Germany)

14:05 E6.2 - Compensation of Zero-Flow-Offset due to Electronics and Transducers Mismatch

F. Bahnmüller, T. Elrifai, T. Nguyen, Sciosense GmbH, Stutensee (Germany)

14:25 E6.3 - Integrated Signal Amplification and Conditioning of Pyroelectric Sensor Elements

R. Lehmkau, InfraTec GmbH, Dresden (Germany)

14:45 E6.4 - Biological Neural Coding for Adaptive Spiking Analog to Digital Conversion

H. Abd, A. König, Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern (Germany)

15:15 - 15:45 Break



15:45 - 17:15 A7 - Quantum Standards

Room London
Chair Jay Hendricks, National Institute of Standards, Gaithersburg (USA)

15:45 A7.1 - What did the current SI do to the uncertainties in measurement of defining constants?

R. Kacker, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg (USA)

16:15 A7.2 - The hunt for mineral resources with quantum magnetometers

R. Stolz, M. Schiffler, Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology, Jena (Germany), M. Becken, A. Thiede, University of Münster, Münster (Germany), M. Schneider, supracon AG, Jena (Germany), G. Chubak, DIAS Geophysical Ltd., Saskatoon (Canada), O. Terblanc

16:35 A7.3 - New developments for the programmable quantum current generator

A7.3 - Optical clocks: quantum standards for time and frequency, N. Huntemann, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany)

16:55 A7.4 - Bias-Tee quantum current sensor with temperature tracking based on modulated cw-ODMR with NV centers

J. Pogorzelski, J. Homrighausen, L. Horsthemke, D. Stiegekötter, L. Lindloge, J. Teuber, M. Gregor, P. Glösekötter, FH Münster, Steinfurt (Germany)

15:45 - 17:15 B7 - Kibble and Planck balances II

Room Amsterdam
Chair Thomas Fröhlich, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

15:45 B7.1 - SI Traceable Small Force Generation and Measurements via Photon Momentum

S. Vasilyan, N. Rogge, T. Fröhlich, Technische Univerität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

16:15 B7.2 - Monolithic Guiding Mechanism and Adjustment Devices for an Electrostatic Force Balance at LNE

M. Thomas, F. Beaudoux, K. Dougdag, LNE, Trappes (France)

16:35 B7.3 - Beam Horizontality Determination in the LNE Kibble Balance Experiment

M. Thomas, P. Espel, D. Ziane, LNE, Trappes (France)

16:55 B7.4 - Novel Method for Determining the Mechanical Stiffness of Weighing Cells

M. Wittke, M. Darnieder, R. Theska, M. Torres Melgarejo, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

15:45 - 17:15 C7 - Digital Calibration Certificate

Room Zürich
Chair Shanna Schoenhals, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany)

15:45 C7.1 - Introductionto Digital Calibration Certificates

S. Hackel, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany)

16:15 C7.2 - Digital Calibration Certificate as part of an Ecosystem

S. Koskinen, Beamex

16:35 C7.3 - Creating machine interpretable DCC

B. Gloger, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany)

16:55 C7.4 - DCC in Practical Implementation - Any DCC -

M. Stotz, Stotz Software, Michelstadt (Germany)

15:45 - 17:15 D7 - AI Approches in Measurement

Room Dublin
Chair João A. Sousa, Portuguese Quality Institute, Caparica (Portugal)

15:45 D7.1 - Continually Learning Deep Machines that Understand What They Don’t Know

M. Mundt, Technical University of Darmstadt, Darmstadt (Germany)

16:15 D7.2 - Arc Welding Process Monitoring Using Neural Networks and Audio Signal Analysis

S. Gourishetti, S. Grollmisch, J. Chauhan, Fraunhofer IDMT, Ilmenau (Germany), J. Bergmann, J. Hildebrand, M. Rohe, M. Sennewald, Technische Universität Ilmenau, Ilmenau (Germany)

16:35 D7.3 - Evaluation of the bi wave method for ultrasound preload determination in the field with machine learning

S.Herter, M. Becker, S. Fischer, Fraunhofer IZFP, Saarbrücken (Germany)

16:55 D7.4 - Creating Synthetic Training Datasets for Inspection in Machine Vision Quality Gates in Manufacturing

M. Hieb, I. Gräßler, University of Paderborn, Paderborn (Germany)

15:45 - 17:15 E7 - New Measurement and Sensor Approaches

Room Madrid

15:45 E7.1 - Miniaturized SMD-Reflow-Capable Photoacoustic CO2-Sensor Using a Dual-Chamber Approach

S. Gaßner, K. Schmitt, J. Wöllenstein, University of Freiburg, Freiburg (Germany), D. Tumpold, Infineon Technologies AG, Neubiberg (Germany), S. Essing, Technical University of Munich, München (Germany)

16:15 E7.2 - Cutout as Augmentation in Constrative Learning for Detecting Burn Marks in Plastic Granules

M. Jin, M. Heizmann, Karlsruher Institut für Technologie, Karlsruhe (Germany)

16:35 E7.3 - Development of a Chromatic Confocal Sensor Model Dedicated to Investigating Object-Dependent Effects

D. Linnert, U. Neuschaefer-Rube, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Braunschweig (Germany), M. Stavridis, Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, Berlin (Germany)

16:55 E7.4 - Magnetic field measurement as an essential part of quality control

S. Rivera, A. Mohanr, ITK Dr. Kassen GmbH, Lahnau (Germany), B. Wenzel, Matesy GmbH, Jena (Germany)

17:15 - 17:30 Fairwell Reception

Room London
Chair Ulrich Schmid, Technische Universität Wien, Vienna (Austria)